The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Street region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 2 - 3
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 5 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Street 31.25% - 50.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 62.50% - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £331 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
JavaScript
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Street region.

Programming Languages Category
Street
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
8 19 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Street 50.00% 61.29% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 2
Average daily rate £338 £330 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Street

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Street region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Street

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Street

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the Street region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Street

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Street

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Street region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Street

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Street

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Street region citing JavaScript also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JavaScript.

1 16 (94.12%) Git (software)
2 14 (82.35%) Finance
2 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (82.35%) E-Commerce
2 14 (82.35%) iPad
3 12 (70.59%) Node.js
3 12 (70.59%) Scrum
3 12 (70.59%) HTML
4 11 (64.71%) React
5 9 (52.94%) HTML5
5 9 (52.94%) Java
5 9 (52.94%) OO
5 9 (52.94%) Unit Testing
6 8 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (47.06%) Web Services
7 7 (41.18%) MVC
7 7 (41.18%) OOD
7 7 (41.18%) CSS
7 7 (41.18%) RESTful
7 7 (41.18%) Software Architecture
7 7 (41.18%) Express
7 7 (41.18%) Grunt
7 7 (41.18%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (41.18%) gulp
8 6 (35.29%) AngularJS
9 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
9 5 (29.41%) Backbone.js
9 5 (29.41%) Isomorphic JavaScript
9 5 (29.41%) HTTP
9 5 (29.41%) Middleware

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Street by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Street region citing JavaScript also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JavaScript. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (70.59%) Node.js
2 2 (11.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (11.76%) SAP HANA
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (94.12%) Git (software)
2 7 (41.18%) Grunt
2 7 (41.18%) gulp
3 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
4 3 (17.65%) Gerrit
4 3 (17.65%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (11.76%) Android Studio
5 2 (11.76%) Bitbucket
5 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
5 2 (11.76%) IntelliJ
5 2 (11.76%) JIRA
6 1 (5.88%) Mercurial
General
1 14 (82.35%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Node.js Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Full Stack Developer
4 5 (29.41%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (23.53%) HTML Developer
5 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
5 4 (23.53%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 3 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (17.65%) UI Engineer
6 3 (17.65%) Web Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) Android Developer
7 2 (11.76%) iOS Android Developer
7 2 (11.76%) iOS Developer
7 2 (11.76%) JavaScript Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) Senior UI Developer
7 2 (11.76%) UI Developer
8 1 (5.88%) .NET Analyst Programmer
8 1 (5.88%) Developer Analyst
8 1 (5.88%) Software Analyst
8 1 (5.88%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) HTML
2 11 (64.71%) React
3 9 (52.94%) HTML5
4 8 (47.06%) Web Services
5 7 (41.18%) CSS
5 7 (41.18%) Express
5 7 (41.18%) RESTful
6 6 (35.29%) AngularJS
7 5 (29.41%) Backbone.js
7 5 (29.41%) Middleware
8 4 (23.53%) Browserify
8 4 (23.53%) jQuery
8 4 (23.53%) Mustache
8 4 (23.53%) Sass
9 3 (17.65%) CSS3
9 3 (17.65%) DOM
9 3 (17.65%) ELK Stack
10 2 (11.76%) J2ME
10 2 (11.76%) J2SE
10 2 (11.76%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (82.35%) iPad
2 4 (23.53%) Data Structures
2 4 (23.53%) User Experience
3 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
4 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Android
2 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (82.35%) E-Commerce
2 12 (70.59%) Scrum
3 9 (52.94%) OO
3 9 (52.94%) Unit Testing
4 8 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (41.18%) MVC
5 7 (41.18%) OOD
5 7 (41.18%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (41.18%) Software Architecture
6 5 (29.41%) Isomorphic JavaScript
7 4 (23.53%) Front End Development
7 4 (23.53%) Web Development
8 3 (17.65%) Data Management
8 3 (17.65%) DevOps
8 3 (17.65%) Open Source
8 3 (17.65%) Patch Management
8 3 (17.65%) Web Operations
9 2 (11.76%) Analytics
9 2 (11.76%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
2 4 (23.53%) Python
3 3 (17.65%) Perl
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) ES6
4 2 (11.76%) JSX
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Ansible
1 3 (17.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Splunk
2 2 (11.76%) SAP